CALL FOR ENTRIES
Various open calls for visual artists, writers and musicians.
Explore the many opportunities by downloading the PDF's or following the web links.
Artists Needed to Wrap Downtown Rapid City in Original Art & Photography
Deadline: May 1, 2017
Destination Rapid City (DRC), along with the Rapid City Arts Council (RCAC) and Mt. Rushmore Road Group (MRRG), is inviting artists to submit artwork for nine (9) additional traffic signal boxes as part of our city beautification project, designed to beautify downtown Rapid City and Mt. Rushmore Road. In partnership with Clean Slate Group (CSG), we are wrapping unsightly traffic signal boxes in high-performance and graffiti-resistant vinyl printed with local, original artwork. Artists have an opportunity to see their original work displayed publicly in Rapid City.
More info HERE.
Call for Artists “Create! On the Prairie”
Deadline: May 1, 2017
An upcoming artist group exhibition for the Granary Rural Cultural Center, Groton, SD a rural cultural center, which is managed by the Dacotah Prairie Museum in Aberdeen.
For questions, contact Lora Schaunaman, Event Chair, at 605.626.7117.
Download the application --->
The 43rd Annual Wyoming Writers Conference
Early Bird Registration ends May 15.
The 43rd Annual Wyoming Writers Conference will be held in Gillette, Wyoming, on June 2, 3 and 4, 2017 at the Multi-Event Facilities of the Energy Hall of the CAM-PLEX.
Arts Writers Grant Program 2017 Application is Now Open!
Application opens: April 12, 2017
Application deadline: May 17, 2017
The Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant supports writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art.
The program issues awards directly to individual authors for articles, blogs, books, new and alternative media, and short-form writing projects. It supports a broad spectrum of writing on contemporary visual art, from general-audience criticism to academic scholarship. Apply HERE.
Writers who meet the program's eligibility requirements are invited to apply in the following categories:
Due to legal constraints the Arts Writers Grant Program can only fund U.S. citizens, permanent residents of the United States, and holders of O-1 visas. For guidelines and additional eligibility requirements, please visit the Arts Writers website.
Art Writing Workshop
In partnership with the International Association of Art Critics/USA Section, the Arts Writers Grant Program offers applicants consultations with leading art critics. For more information, please visit artswriters.org.
To receive updates on the Arts Writers Grant Program, follow @artswriters on Twitter.
Call to Artists ~ Piedmont Valley Library
Piedmont Vally Library are always looking to showcase local talent and fill out their yearly calendar! If you are a local artist interested in exhibiting your work, please contact them at 605-718-3663.
For more info, click HERE.
Calling All Artists, Musicians and Healers
The Rapid City Regional Cancer Institute has developed an innovative new program called Healing Arts. The program provides cancer patients and their families, art instruction, music, yoga and massage. All of which are instrumental in healing from cancer. This is also a great way for cancer patients to get to know one another and realize they are not alone in their fight. We are looking for artists, musicians and healers to be a part of this dynamic program to help enhance the quality of life for cancer patients!
For more information call Jennifer 605.786.8863